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  • Het is Moleskine met een e aan het einde. echt? parblue.

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  • ...Parbleu, perhaps?

    September 14, 2008

  • Literally "by blue!". A "minced oath", which is a more socially acceptable euphemism for a harsh or blasphemous oath or curse. In this case, "parblue" is a euphemistic replacement for "par dieu", which means "by God!".

    September 14, 2008